And the resources in Sojourner Truth
were vastly different than the resources in the schools that were not that far from where we lived.
Other aspects of the suffrage quest, such as the contributions of African American social justice activists Sojourner Truth
and Ida B.
Previously announced American tailfin heroes include Clara Barton, Sojourner Truth
and Benjamin Franklin.
Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm for Ford Motor Company, continues its support of the accomplishments of women at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundations 47th Annual Legislative Conference through its sponsorship of the Sojourner Truth
Womens Leadership Reception.
As in the first volume, well-known persons, such as Sojourner Truth
and Nikola Tesla, appear alongside the lesser-known, like stunt pilot Lincoln Beachey and Finnish peace maker Martii Ahtisaari.
Anthony to Sojourner Truth
to Gloria Steinem, suffragists and activists have made their mark on history in their mission to achieving equality.
Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Alice Paul, and Sojourner Truth
6 We sang about building New York's reservoirs; Sang about Boney Quillen's (9) pranks; Sang about Sojourner Truth
(10) and; To Haufrecht (11) and DeCormier, (12) we owe thanks.
Just a few of the women SPARK girls brought to life: The spot in Ohio where Sojourner Truth
gave her "Ain't I a Woman" speech .
Fight Like a Girl offers brief portrayals of fifty famous and lesser-known women who worked for justice and gender equality, including Mary Wollstonecraft, Sojourner Truth
, Beyonce, Malala, Yoko Ono, Marie Curie, and many more.
Organized alphabetically, entries address such topics as the abolition of British slavery, various political parties, Frederick Douglass, federalists, legislation, the Haitian Revolution, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, literature, antislavery songs, the Mexican War, Quakers, the secession crisis and abolitionists, Sojourner Truth
, Harriet Tubman, Nat Turner, and the Underground Railroad.
The tribute celebrated the history and lives of African American women, including Sojourner Truth
, Maya Angelou and Nikki Giovanni.